Contracts & Compliance

Bid Openings

The University of Massachusetts Boston is using the recently implemented Bonfire eSourcing Platform to conduct University sourcing events such as RFB, RFP, RFI and RFQs. This platform is used to advertise projects, post documents, addenda and receive supplier responses.

Bid submissions and registration are free of charge, for more information on being a vendor visit the vendor portal.

Submitting bids via the Bonfire website is Mandatory, No Hard Copies will be accepted. The documents on are the official source of information on all bids for the UMass Boston. Documents attained from other sources will not be recognized during the bid and award process. Vendor’s relying on documents obtained from sources other than the website do so at their own risk and may result in the rejection of an individual’s bid.

Note that bids must be uploaded to the site on or before the due date and time stipulated in order to be considered.  Any bid that is not received on time will not be considered.

For technical assistance, please call 1-800-354-8010 Ext. 2. or submit a request at

Bid# Description Pre-bid Mtng Addenda Release Date Close Date
CB17-MK-0001 Quinn First Floor GRAP Renovation 7/25/2016 at 10:00am     1 7/20/2016 8/05/2016 at 2:00pm
CB17-MK-0003 Lease of One Motor Vehicle        1 9/30/2016 10/18/2016 at 2:00PM
CB17-MK-0004 Clark LL Supplemental HVAC 10/25/2016 at 10:00am       2 10/19/2016 11/04/2016 at 2:00pm
CB17-MK-0005 Clark Ramp Repairs 01/05/2017 at 10:00am      1 12/14/2016 01/18/2017 at 2:00pm
CB17-MK-0007 Glazing Repairs at Elevated Catwalk 3/27/2017 at 10:00am   3/22/2017 4/12/2017 Subs 4/19/17 Gral
CB17-MK-0008 University Academic Advising Initiative     4/07/2017 4/21/2017
CB17-MK-0011 Child Care Food Services     5/22/2017 6/13/2017
CB17-MK-0013 Novelties Rental/Services     6/05/2017 6/23/2017
CB17-MK-0009 Project Management Svcs     6/14/2017 6/28/2017 at 2:00pm
CB18-MK-0001 Athletics Teams Transportation     7/3/2017 7/18/2017 by 3:00pm
CB18-MK-0002 Science Center Concrete Repairs and Supplementary Shoring     1 8/16/2017 9/01/2017 by 2:00pm
CB18-MK-0003 Centrifugal Chillers Maintenance      1 9/01/2017 9/15/2017 by 2:00pm